Movie Review: ‘COLD PURSUIT’ a cold tale of revenge that is warmly entertaining

February 16th, 2019 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Travis Leamons // Film Critic COLD PURSUIT Rated R, 119 minutes.Director: Hans Petter MolandCast: Liam Neeson, Laura Dern, Micheál Richardson, Michael Eklund, Bradley Stryker, Wesley MacInnes, Tom Bateman, Emmy Rossum and William Forsythe Something funny happened a little more than a decade ago to Liam Neeson. The actor known for his title roles in SCHINDLER’S LIST, ROB ROY, and MICHAEL COLLINS suddenly became an action-thriller star with the ...


Movie Review: ‘ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL’ – Whew! James Cameron has too much money… but writing skills, not so much

February 15th, 2019 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Connor Bynum // Film Critic ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL Rated PG-13, 122 minutes.Director: Robert RodriguezCast: Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz, Jennifer Connelly, Mahershala Ali, Ed Skrein, Jackie Earle Haley, Keean Johnson and Casper Van Dien Adaptations of popular anime and manga series for the big screen have had a fairly rough time with American audiences. Such films often receive criticism for casting white actors for Asian characters. Others come ...


Movie Review: ‘HIGH FLYING BIRD’ – Steven Soderbergh’s fadeaway swish

February 13th, 2019 | Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Travis Leamons // Film Critic HIGH FLYING BIRD TV-MA, 90 minutes.Director: Steven SoderberghCast: André Holland, Melvin Gregg, Eddie Tavares, Farah Bala, Zazie Beetz, Bill Duke, Zachary Quinto, Caleb McLaughlin and Kyle MacLachlan Controlling the narrative is something that both entertainers and public figures work to achieve. And while the advent of social media has allowed some measure of control, oftentimes it can easily backfire. For ...